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US accuses Suriname president's son of terror
Prosecutors charged Dino Bouterse with inviting people he thought were from Hezbollah to set up base in his country.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 06:53 GMT
Suriname leader: son arrested to embarrass me
President Desi Bouterse says his son was arrested in the US on cocaine-trafficking charges to disrupt a regional summit.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 03:35 GMT
Trial of Suriname president put on hold
Muder trial of Desi Bouterse and 24 others adjourned until constitutional court can review recently adopted amnesty law.
Last updated: 11 May 2012 20:31 GMT
Suriname elects former coup leader
Parliament backs convicted drug smuggler Desi Bouterse as president.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2010 12:59 GMT
Ex-Suriname head faces murder trial
Former military ruler condemns charges as "propaganda" as trial resumes.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2009 23:26 GMT
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